Name: Ryan Reels
Lives in: Culver City, California
Company: Reels Pictures
House of Lies
Television (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew A subversive, scathing look at a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm. Marty, a highly successful, cutthroat consultant is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want.
Film (Action, Comedy and Horror) Miscellaneous Crew A notorious Middle Eastern terrorist (Dourif) is plotting a major attack on the U.S. that includes detonating a powerful nuke in the heart of Los Angeles; the only thing standing in his way is an unlikely duo formed by a mysterious vampire (Bailey Smith) and a rogue cop (Elliott) who reluctantly join forces to thwart his gang of motley terrorists before it's too late. Written by Anonymous
Film (Short and Drama) Producer After several years as a professional killer, a man starts to second-guess his career choice. Not knowing if he can continue on with this strenuous line of work, his conscience starts to get the best of him, causing him to go to confession... expressing his guilty feelings to his priest. As he tries to justify the killings, the priest reminds him it's still not acceptable. Not quite sure if he wants to get out of the business, the man realizes he's made a commitment to this unorthodox profession. As another assignment comes up, the man has to make a choice to go through with it, or take a step back and walk away forever. Written by Emmanuel Rumph
Film (Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew Meet Bud Howard, an endearing yet unemployed lazy slacker who lives with his mother Mary Jane and younger sister Divine in a quiet neighborhood in Baldwin Hills, California. Bud spends his days day getting high and day dreaming about designing his own wildly successful comic book series. His partners in crime are his best buddies; Jpeezy, Ooley and Pretty Tony, a handful of equally unmotivated characters. Their daily ritual of getting high and reading comic books is put on steriods when the gang finds a huge pile of weed. They can't believe their dumb luck!. What the foursome learn quickly is that they have unknowingly smoked the stash of the local gang leader and he isn't pleased. As the weed supply in their area hits an unexpected recession, Bud and his friends look to create some kind of replacement stash and in a hilarious turn of events they accidentally create a "super weed" which puts them right in the cross hairs the local gang. At the same time, the local gang leader believes... Written by Anonymous
A Good Old Fashioned Orgy
Film (Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew A group of 30-year-olds who have been friends since high school attempt to throw an end-of-summer orgy.
Film (Comedy, Mystery and Sci-Fi) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Smith's everyday life in the dorm - hanging out with his arty, sarcastic best friend Stella, hooking up with a beautiful free spirit named London, lusting for his gorgeous but dim surfer roommate Thor - all gets turned upside-down after one fateful, terrifying night. Written by Toronto International Film Festival
Film (Short, Drama, Thriller and War) Director A cellist is being questioned for a suspicious past. As a result, 'Interrogation' is what we all do to get information.
The Wishing Well
TV Movie (Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Small Wells is an inconspicuous Midwest town, where nothing truly spectacular happens, so whatever gets into its local newspaper, run by Mark Jansen, is 'exciting'. The local wish well actually works, but only when one 'makes the right wish'. When Mark's motherless daughter does, it mysteriously brings along New York celebrity magazine editor Cynthia Tamerline. Somehow she becomes apprentice at the paper, which is in such poor financial state that Mark is resigned to sell out to a Chicago press syndicate magnate. Written by KGF Vissers
In Gayle We Trust
Television (Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew Nestled somewhere in the middle of America, Maple Grove is populated with a host of colorful characters, and they all turn to one person for insurance needs, counseling and much much more. Though an insurance agent by trade, Gayle Evans has become the default cure-all for the small town, as her pleasant disposition and sound advice has made her a go-to resource in the lives of her clients. From a newlywed couple seeking weekly marital advice, to a over-confident plumber trying to protect his coveted identity, to a traveling hypnotist needing liability coverage, Gayle's clientèle ranges from sympathetic to pathetic to outright bizarre. Written by Anonymous
Santa's Little Helper
Film (Short, Comedy, Drama and Family) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director In the middle of summer, Santa Claus appears to 8-year-old Marlon with a secret but discovers that the myth overshadows the man, and the dreams of others always come before his own.
The Last Resort
Film (Horror and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Kathleen, a bride to be, and her four bridesmaids Sophia, Jessica, Beth, and Amber travel to Mexico in hopes of having a last "hoorah" before the wedding a few weeks away. After partying hard the night before, Sophia splits from the group to pursue Rob, a hansom young tourist from the states. The other girls decide to take a tour of the countryside without her, but are robbed and left for dead in a remote rugged terrain. As night falls, the tired and injured girls arrive at an abandon resort and decide to take shelter until morning. When they enter, strange things begin to happen, as the girls become overwhelmed by an unspoken evil that possesses the resort. Back in town, Sophia is worried about her friends and works hard to track them down. After realizing they took a scenic tour, Sophia and Rob do the same, in hopes of finding her lost friends. Sophia and Rob finally discover the resort and attempt to help their friends, but an unspeakable evil has taken control of all who travel to... Written by Chase Hudson
Film (Short, Action and Horror) Producer While on a camping trip, four college friends encounter a pair of outdoorsmen on a hunting excursion. The kids have a blast as one of the outdoorsmen regales them with campfire stories, but their Spring break slowly goes from fun and loose to frightening. These hunters have bored on wildlife prey, and seek a new challenge. Written by Anonymous
Don't Look Up
Film (Horror) Miscellaneous Crew In the Dark Ages, a gypsy woman made a pact with Beng, the gypsy devil, to marry a powerful man. In return, Beng asked for her first born child. Her daughter Matya had the mark of the devil and was killed by the villagers. In 1928, the Hungarian director Bela Olt decides to shoot Matya's story with the lead gypsy actress Lila Kis. However, the director, the cast and the crew vanished with the film that had never been seen. Back to the present and the discredited medium director Marcus Reed and his producer Josh Petri head to Romania to make a film about Matya's story... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Ladies of the House
TV Movie (Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Ladies of the house is a movie that shows how building a house together can make an unbreakable bond between three women and save their marriages.
Reach for Me
Film (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Alvin is a cantankerous old man in a hospice facility, trying to stay amused while he faces his inevitable end. He has memories of a wife he never knew how to love. As he gets to know his roommate Kevin, a young man with terminal cancer, he begins to reconsider what he has left in life. To everyone's surprise including himself, Alvin begins to embrace his final days when he falls in love with a woman who is also dying. Written by Timothy Shary
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Film (Drama and Short) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director How does it feel to grow up in a world where nobody loves you? That's what the children of the Maclaren Children's Center in El Monte California deal with every day. Opened in 1961 as an Emergency Foster Shelter, Maclaren quickly deteriorated into a last minute holding facility for implacable foster children age infant to eighteen. Most were Severely Emotionally Disturbed, many were delinquents, and all were neglected. Known throughout the state as the 'Alcatraz' of foster care, it was more violent than most state prisons with an average of six assaults every day. Even though children were supposed to stay for only forty eight hours at a time, almost all children ended up making Maclaren their permanent home. And so there they sat, behind Maclaren's 15-foot perimeter wall, waiting to be adopted but knowing no one would. After all, they were the unwanted. Dumping Ground examines the position that most foster children are in: They are alone and expected to function in a world that ... Written by Benjamin Mattingly
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